About Our Firm

Wright Van Handel, LLP set its roots in the mid-1990s when Valerie Wright hung out her shingle to practice criminal defense. (Her husband, Patrick Flaherty, was then Chief Deputy District Attorney for Deschutes County.)

Valerie wanted to expand the practice to include family law and hired Julie Van Handel to join the office. (It was one of the smartest decisions she ever made.)

From the beginning we wanted our place to be one where the client is well-served. To that end we have succeeded in bringing together some of the best support staff imaginable.

Why does that matter? Our people are committed to making sure that your questions get answered, your calls get returned and, most importantly, your needs get met. Our staff takes pride in providing the exceptional customer service and personal assistance that residents of Central Oregon have come to expect and deserve.

We have that old-fashioned work ethic and work hard to achieve beneficial outcomes for all of our clients.

Our office is conveniently located in the Orchard District of Bend, close to both 3rd Street (Highway 97) and Greenwood (Highway 20 east).

Our practice is open weekdays, generally from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. but we can accommodate earlier, later and weekend appointments upon request.

Give Wright Van Handel, LLP a call today and learn whether we are a good fit for your needs.

Contact us to learn more about how we can help you with your unique situation.

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While our law office is located in Bend Oregon, we handle cases throughout Central Oregon (Deschutes, Jefferson, Crook, Klamath and Lake counties) and beyond. The varied, and invaluable, experience of our attorneys allows them to handle a variety of criminal law, family law and mediation cases.

Areas of Practice

Wright Van Handel, LLP

1222 NE 4th St, Bend OR 97701
Tel: (541) 383-0119
Email: info@lawyersofbend.com